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Thumbnail for - Local Designer Adds Bestselling Sewing Author to Her Resume
May 29, 2014
BRAND SPANKIN' NEW
Portland-based womenswear designer Alyson Clair publishes her first book this month—and it's already a top seller for sewing enthusiasts.
Thumbnail for - New Book Explores Portland Food Cart Stories
Apr 22, 2014
READ EM AND EAT
Discover the history behind the city's most esteemed food carts from Portland-based food truck fan Steven Shomler in his new book.
Thumbnail for - Expanded Q&A: Jonathan Franzen
Jan 8, 2013
BOOKS
The award-winning novelist discusses fame, David Foster Wallace, birding, and his recent essay collection.
Thumbnail for - Fertile Ground One-Liners
Jan 12, 2012
oh, snap.
In New York you can’t make a living with misery. You have to resort to obscenity instead.A Live Dress by Martha Jane Kaufman You come here every night, sing your heart out, get ‘em all worked up...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2011: PNCA Students Describe Daisey
Sep 19, 2011
Have you recovered from 24 hours of Mike Daisey yet? Or maybe you’re in TBA withdrawal? I sort of am (and Portland withdrawal in general), back here on the East Coast. So it was great to get...
Thumbnail for - Henry Rollins at Alberta Rose
Mar 31, 2011
personality plus
In his 1980’s rock diary Get On The Bus, Henry Rollins wrote of ordering entire pots of diner coffee for just himself, and performing countless sit-ups while sleeping on the floor of a garden shed...
Thumbnail for - Sarah Vowell at Bagdad
Mar 29, 2011
books
Author Sarah Vowell has made her fame spinning stories from bone-dry historical research. She’s pored over documents detailing presidential assassinations, mined the microfiche to get the dirt on...
Thumbnail for - An evening with Portland Arts & Lectures
Jan 28, 2011
Culturephile can’t be everywhere, but we hope, with our ever-growing spy network, we can cover the spread. Pauls Toutonghi, author of Red Weather, happened to catch last week’s Arts &...
Thumbnail for - 5 questions for: JON HART, an eater.shopper extraordinaire
Dec 17, 2010
Interview
In the encyclopedia under “Wears a lot of hats”: Jon Hart. He writes for magazines like Casa da Abitare, a super cool Italian design rag. He co-owns a hip bag line called Chester Wallace, which...
Thumbnail for - 5 questions for: PAUL GERALD, a morning meal maestro
Dec 6, 2010
Interview
Are you cuckoo for Coco Puffs? Or maybe gaga for gravy? Psycho for scrambles? A freak for French toast? Mad as a hatter for maple syrup and pancakes? Lucky for you, Portland author, freelance...
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